Contact: Columbia Public Work - Columbia Regional Airport
The City of Columbia announced today that the Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund was invoiced $0 dollars for May 2013. This is the third month in a row which American Airlines did not require a payment from the Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund.
Passenger load factors remain high and pre-bookings on future flights continue to perform very well.
American Airlines began service from COU on February 14, 2013 and provides two daily nonstop flights to Dallas/Fort Worth and one daily nonstop flight to Chicago O'Hare from Columbia Regional Airport aboard 50 seat regional jets.
The Air Service Revenue Guarantee fund consists of monies from numerous private businesses in Columbia and mid-Missouri as well as funds from various government enitities in mid-Missouri.